Middle East

My middle east travel game plan has been set and done and I look forward to visiting all the countries in this region of the world. One country that really caught my eye and would love to thoroughly explore is Yemen because of Socotra island. I also want to take my time to visit…
In this latest series, I will be going through all the countries I’ve travelled to from my personal experience. In this article, we will be covering country #7: Israel. If you haven’t gotten a chance already, read this story first to find out why I’m trying to visit all 193 UN-recognized countries. Israel is…
After travelling around the world for 380 days, my next plan is to visit all 193 UN countries and the 5 observer countries. Why am I doing this? Besides the fact that I love travelling, really, it’s because I want to end the current stage of my life with a “bang”. Before I get…
Here’s the fun part! In this article, I tabulated not just my spending but also my complete 380 days around the world travel stats! My Complete 380 Days Around the World Travel Stats 380 days of travel spending totals: Total days spent travelling around the world – 380 days Total 380 days around the…
I wish my Jordan spending was a lot better than Israel. In reality, I think I did even worst in terms of spending in the popular Middle Eastern country. So where did I go wrong in my Jordan spending? The number one area where I messed up in my spending in Jordan is because of…
After watching the movie “The Martian” by Matt Damon, I immediately wanted to visit Wadi Rum. Also, because of its reddish colour, the desert that the Bedouins call home is a popular landscape for filming movies (Mars themed movies especially). Don’t be fooled; however, because Wadi Rum’s beautiful landscape is not the only reason to visit this…
Petra is one of those places that everyone wants to visit at least once in their lifetime. Being one of the new Seven Wonders of the World, visiting Petra was a definite must-visit for me. Most people who visit Petra are part of a tour group. This is unfortunate because most tour groups only goes…